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A Voice Is Born

Directed by George Blake
United States, 1947
Short, Biography, Music

Synopsis

This Columbia short (part of their “Two-Reel Special” series) tells the story of the Hungarian tenor, Miklos Gafni, who learned to sing while being confined in a Nazi slave-labor/concentration camp during World War II, and who had just made a successful New York City concert-hall debut.

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A Voice Is Born Directed by George Blake

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Two-reel